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Junior Girls' Latest News

This page is updated regularly to keep you up to date with all the breaking news from the Junior Girls' Division.

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Junior Girls Learn the Origins of the Harvest Festival


Junior Girls at Bolton School enjoyed a fascinating assembly learning about the Reverend Robert Stephen Hawker who, as a Cornish Anglican priest, introduced the first Harvest Festival on 13 September 1843. Whilst the offerings of bread, fruit and veg...
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School Joins World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

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The Junior Schools each hosted their own event in support of Macmillan, with parents from the Junior Girls’ School congregating in the dining hall and Junior Boys’ School parents heading to the library. Both events were well attended and had a lovely...
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Inspiration from Olympic and Commonwealth Athletes


Future sports stars from Bolton School have been inspired by a visit from Kelly Massey, an Olympic medal winner and Dave Readle, a two-sport international and Commonwealth Games athlete. Year 11 boys, Year 5 girls and elite athletes from the Girls’ ...
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Bolton School Collects Queen’s Award at Ceremony

Queen's Award Ceremony - Receiving Award

Earlier this year, Bolton School received the Queen’s Awards for Voluntary Service. This award recognises best practice in volunteering work, and is equivalent to getting an MBE. At a special ceremony held at Gorton Monastery, Sue Hincks, Headmistre...
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England Player Adds to Netball Fever at Bolton School

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  Young netball players aged 5-16 years from across the region have been honing their skills and having fun at a Netball Fever three-day programme held at Bolton School and run by Activate Sport.  On day one, the youngsters aged 5-16 years, were de...
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Photography Competition Winners Announced

Photography Competition - Winners

At the end of term, the Photography Competition winners were finally announced. This year’s theme, set by Old Boy and professional photographer Mark Power who also judged the competition, was ‘My Favourite View’ and the girls came up with an array o...
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Storyteller Brings Roald Dahl Tale to Life

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All of the pupils at the Junior Girls’ School were treated to a dramatic and hilarious retelling to Roald Dahl’s The Twits from professional storyteller John Kirk. He works with primary schools, libraries, museums, festivals and poets such as Michael...
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Girls Raise Over £1,200 On Charity Afternoon

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The Junior Girls’ School annual Charity Afternoon has once again been a huge success, bringing lots of fun and excitement to the playground while also raising money for the causes chosen by Year 6 pupils. The younger girls enjoyed the varied stalls w...
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Summer Concert Celebrates the Natural World

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The Junior Girls in Years 3 to 5 put on a marvellous Summer Concert in the spectacular surroundings of the Girls’ Division Great Hall. They took their audience on a journey through the elements of earth, air, fire and water to perform the ‘Songs of t...
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Girls Get Active on Sports Day

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As the end of term drew near, all of the Junior Girls participated in the annual Sports Day. Mrs Higgings had put together a very entertaining event with a host of different sporting activities and the girls thoroughly enjoyed competing. Pupils push...
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